FNC elections saw a total of 79,157 votes with a turnout of 35.29% of the electoral roll across the UAE, said Dr Anwar Gargash, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs and Federal National Council Affairs. "This election process is considered a successful one by all standards," Dr Anwar Gargash. "Through team work, the UAE succeeds and continues to prosper, grow and develop. There are too many people to thank but I'd like to thank the National Election Council (NEC) and its members and to the Council members across all Emirates for all the effort they made."..
4.05pm, Abu Dhabi: Younis Al Khouri, undersecretary at the UAE's Ministry of Finance, cast his vote at the centre in Al Jazira Sports Club.